Launching a Peace Education Program in Pennsylvania (Part I)

Launching a Peace Education Program in Pennsylvania (Part I)

PEP volunteer Chip Presendofer provides us with a unique perspective on the steps he and a dedicated group of individuals have taken to launch a PEP program in Berks County Jail, Pennsylvania. The group is currently working on launching a second program at another...
Music Delights PEP Students in Cádiz Prison

Music Delights PEP Students in Cádiz Prison

Gonzaga Delage is part of a team of people from Jerez, Spain, who, for the past three years, have facilitated a Peace Education Program class at Puerto III prison, near Jerez in the province of Cádiz. Inspired by classical guitarist and friend of TPRF, Manuel Imán,...
Peace Education Program (PEP) Undergoes Rapid Expansion (Part II)

Peace Education Program (PEP) Undergoes Rapid Expansion (Part II)

Sherry Weinstein has been TPRF’s Manager of the Peace Education Program for the past two years. In last week’s post, we explored the dynamic expansion of the PEP program in 2012. In part two of this update, Sherry provides a detailed look at new programs...
Peace Education Program (PEP) Undergoes Rapid Expansion (Part I)

Peace Education Program (PEP) Undergoes Rapid Expansion (Part I)

Sherry Weinstein has been TPRF’s Manager of the Peace Education Program for the past two years. In this two-part report, Sherry brings us up to date on the dramatic expansion of the program during 2012 and the TPRF plan for continued growth in 2013. What do some...
PEP Presentation Highlights San Antonio Conference

PEP Presentation Highlights San Antonio Conference

Texas prison officials recently invited a unique group of volunteers to offer a presentation of the Peace Education Program (PEP) at the annual meeting of the Texas Community Service Association (TCSA) in San Antonio, Texas. This association is comprised of probation...